Pregnant Texas Woman Murdered Just 1 Day Before Her Baby Shower
A tragic ending to a mother and her unborn child came just one day before their baby shower. 20-year-old Jennifer Hernandez is shown beaming with joy as poses for photos with her growing belly.
Jennifer and her 17-year-old boyfriend stopped by a gas station in North Harris County, when they were ready to leave Jeniffer got into the passenger side, and her boyfriend got into the driver's side and began to take off.
When the two left the gas station they noticed a white four-door sedan with tinted windows begin pulling up to them. As the couple continued driving the white sedan continued to speed up until finally, they were side by side.
Without warning, a person in the white car pulled out a gun and began firing into the car with Jennifer, her boyfriend, and their unborn baby. The shooter violently fired multiple rounds before speeding off.
Police and paramedic arrived to find a sad and extremely violent scene, multiple bullet holes were found through the car doors and the windows. Jennifer's boyfriend was shot twice and was taken to a local hospital.
Jennifer suffered fatal gunshot wounds killing her and her unborn child. This tragedy happened one day before Jennifer's baby shower. The loss of a soon-to-be mother and child is heartbreaking. Jennifer was described as an excited mother-to-be. She had aspirations and planned on opening a nail salon.
Authorities are asking for anyone to come forwards with any tops to help solve the murder of Jennifer Hernandez. Contact the Homicide Unit at (713) 274-9100 or stay anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS(8477).